Filmsskrá / Film program
Gena, a 21-year-old radical artist and activist from a small town in the outskirts of Russia, fearlessly challenges societal norms with her extravagant costumes made from unconventional materials resembling creatures from faraway planets.
KORTFILMFESTIVALEN presents Nordic Shorts
KORTFILMFESTIVALEN have curated a selection of their best LGBTQ Nordic shorts for FIMFF 2023.
After homophobic attacks against their teen son, a family decides to move to a rural town in northern Argentina.
SEVEN WINTERS IN TEHRAN
Reyhaneh Jabbari, 19, faces a death sentence in Iran 2007, after acting in self-defence in an attempted rape.
EVENT & SHORT FILMS
FOUR CHAMBERS: Can pornography be good for you?
What can pornography do for us, as watchers and as makers? How do we navigate the moral landscape of exploring porn in a world that is constantly feeding us that sex is shameful and porn is dangerous?
Hanna is from a small Swedish town and meets Chloe and Cyd at at party in San Francisco, who happen to be experienced sex workers.
YOU CAN LIVE FOREVER
This poignant film shares the heartfelt story of Jamie, a queer teenager who is sent to live with her aunt and uncle who are devoted Jehovah’s Witnesses, following her father’s passing.
LITTLE RICHARD: I am everything
In Lisa Cortés’ documentary, we are granted an intimate glimpse into Little Richard’s turbulent life as a black queer rock and roll musician, born into a deeply religious family.
Tiltøk / Events
Everyone who supports the L in LGBTQ+ is invited to celebrate the 37th anniversary of the groundbreaking anthology “Lesbian Nuns Breaking Silence”.
Join the soirée. It will be moist.
WOMAN LIFE FREEDOM
The women of Iran took to the streets to protest following the death of Jina Mahsa Amini, who died of injuries sustained at the hands of the Tehranian police:
Jon us for an intimate talk about the riots in Iran.
FALITO (NO), NABI YEON GEISHA (NO), LESBISK LYD (DK), SIRIOUSLY (FO), DRAG ACADEMY (FO)
Á tiltakinum verður eitt tvíbýtt sofaprát, har vit fara at hoyra fleiri tvørkynd greiða frá, hví løgfrøðiligt kynsskifti er so týdningharmikið fyri tey, og vit fara eisini at hoyra ymiskar serfrøðingar greiða frá, um hvat løgfrøðiligt kynsskifti er, um kyn, samfelag og lógir.
Víðka skrá / Extended program
Malene Choi’s semi-autobiographical story is about Carl, a teenage boy with South Korean roots growing up in a dairy farm in the Danish countryside. This introspective film delves into the realm of transnational adoption.
The youngest son in the Rana family is burdened with the responsibility to provide for his family. One day he secretly joins an erotic dance theatre.
In the holy city of Mashhad, a serial killer remains undisturbed as he undertakes what he believes to be God’s work, cleansing the streets of sex workers.